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Jay Vaughan jayv at
Thu Aug 7 11:57:00 CEST 2008

> Agreed. Why does nobody seem to be addressing/acknowledging this issue
> (or am I just looking in the wrong places)? An April 2008 post on the
> mailing list suggests that SMedia want $15,000 to release the docs  
> under
> NDA to anyone outside of Openmoko employees. If this is the case, and
> nobody is even prepared to address this issue in other ways let alone
> pay for it, then for the foreseeable future it seems that this chip  
> will
> do nothing more than sit there consuming power and the Freerunner will
> be without any form of graphic acceleration.
> It is a crying shame.

The more we moan about it, the more likely it is that someone who has  
signed the NDA will produce a fix.  ;)  Oh no, wait, thats not  
reality, thats me waking up from a dream ..

Jay Vaughan

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